Carlton Ling, Vice-President, Portfolio Management and Portfolio Manager with Signature Global Asset Management, has been in the investment management industry since 2004. Mr. Ling is responsible for high-yield bond, convertible bond and leveraged-loan assets focused in the automotive, transportation, energy services, chemical, industrial and homebuilding sectors. Prior to joining Signature in 2012, he worked at Brookfield Asset Management as an investment analyst on a team that invested in high-yield and distressed credits. Before that, he worked at RBC Dominion Securities in equity research. Mr. Ling graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and Master of Accountancy from the University of Waterloo and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.